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LA Makerspace is a non-profit member-driven family friendly community for makers, tinkerers, and DIYers of all ages to create and collaborate.

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Our mission is to provide a place where youth can make and learn alongside adults and where members can work on their own projects while learning new, unique maker skills through our workshops, on-going interest-based programs, mentorship, and peer learning environment. We offer affordable single classes, multi-day workshops, access to equipment, and member work & storage space.

Our volunteers, mentors and instructors hail from different backgrounds and skill sets, including: Software Engineers, Hardware Engineers, Artists, Game Designers, Scientists, Teachers, Filmmakers, Roboticists, Rocket Scientists, Librarians, Executives, Entrepreneurs, Moms, and Dads dedicated to the proposition that making things is essential to creating an awesome society. This diversity of talents and interests is currently reflected in our Board of Directors.

Currently, we have a one year fiscal sponsorship under the umbrella organization, home&community, inc., and we are in the process of getting our own 501(c)(3) non-profit status.

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Recent Meetups

  • August 13 · 1:00 PM

    Arduino Workshop with PodPi!

    5 Makers

    This is an Arduino hands-on project perfect for ages 10-16. Programming experience is NOT required. You'll learn about LEDs, voltages, digital and analog pins, and will... Learn more

  • August 1 · 9:00 AM

    Sudden Coding Summer Camp!

    4 Makers

    Still looking for something cool to do this summer? Done a zillion cool things this summer but haven't learned to code? Come to our 5-day Coding Crew Boot Camp and learn... Learn more

  • April 21 · 6:30 PM

    LA Makerspace at EdSurge EdTech Job Fair

    3 Makers

    We'll be at this! Come meet us and let us hire you!! EdSurge will be hosting a jobs fair to help edtech companies of all shapes and sizes shift into a higher gear. So... Learn more

  • April 9 · 1:00 PM

    Making for Mother's Day

    3 Makers

    What does your Mom want for Mother's Day? Something you made special for her, of course! Come join us for Mother'sDay Making. We'll use duct tape, LEDs, conductive tape... Learn more

  • Aug 9, 2015 · 10:00 AM

    Minecraft!! Item Enchantment and Brewing

    10 Makers

    In this 3-hour play and learn session in creative mode, we'll focus on building challenges and town design. Together, we'll create a secure fortress with a surrounding... Learn more

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Founded May 14, 2012

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